A recent report revealed that crises and disasters that occurred in member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and other Muslim minorities last year have led to the deaths of 107,902 people and dislodging more than 17 million between displaced and refugees.

Natural disasters forced more than 19 million people from their homes in 2014 and the trend shows no signs of letting up, displacement experts said Monday.

In a letter transmitting to the Security Council the public summary of a report of the Board of Inquiry regarding incidents in Gaza during the recent conflict...

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA) says 2014 has been a “devastating” year for the Palestinian people living in the occupied territories.

Never in recent memory have so many children been subjected to such unspeakable brutality, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said today, as 2014 has been “devastating” for some 15 million children caught up in violent conflicts around the world.

The meeting to pool view on International Symposium of Diplomacy and Soft Power in  the Seerah of the Prophet of Islam (PBUH) was held here at the Islamic World Peace Forum, attended by related scholars. The meeting aimed to define and adjust goals of the session.

Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September. The General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.

World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Developmen

The World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development is a United Nations-sanctioned international holiday for the promotion of diversity issues. 

Celebrated annually on 8 March, the 2014 theme for International Women’s Day is: “Equality for women is progress for all”.

The United Nations on Monday appealed for close to $13 billion to provide humanitarian assistance to people in crisis situations around the world next year.


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